Senior Test Equipment (Software) Engineer

Senior Test Equipment (Software) Engineer

Job Title: Senior Test Equipment (Software) Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894955_1530615409
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 03, 2018 11:56

Job Description

Senior Test Equipment (Software) Engineer
My client who are leaders in developing mission and safety critical equipment in the Aerospace and Defence industries are looking for an experienced Senior Test Equipment Engineer to join the team.
The role would be support their niche market product range. The selected candidate will be responsible for Test Equipment (TE) from cradle to grave. You will require TE knowledge and experience regards to top-level architecture, concept & final design, build & assembly, verification & validation methods, and finally implementation hand over to operations.
Key Responsibilities
-Engage with Engineers to identify and capture Test Equipment Requirements (TERS).
-Decompose requirements into test specifications and procedures.
-Design and produce technical specifications for Test Equipment Systems.
-Derive and produce TE design solutions to satisfy requirements for Acceptance Test Procedures (ATP's) and Environmental Stress Screening (ESS).
-LabVIEW application, real time and FPGA design and development.
-Configuration Management of Test Equipment and Design Documentation.
-Derive BOM's from design data that is in line with project budget and technical specification.
-Support the external procurement of Test Equipment.
Skills & Experience
The successful candidate is expected to demonstrate the following behaviours and skills:
-Pro-active and self-motivated with wide-ranging problem solving experience.
-Willing to think "outside the box" to achieve problem resolution.
-Able to propose and justify radical solutions.
-Ability, if required to take a business approach to technical issues.
-Positive attitude with ability to work within multifunction teams on rapidly moving projects.
-Helpful and assistive approach to resolution of technical challenges, supportive of change.
-Excellent communication skills (presentation, written and verbal).
-Excellent core IT skills (Windows, Office, Visio etc).
-Familiarity with CE Marking legislation and compliance
-Experience of network technologies.
-Experience working with 270v DC and high-pressure air (5000psi)
-Position - Senior Test Equipment (Software) Engineer - Permanent
-Location - Cheltenham
-Salary - Negotiable depending on experience
Key Words - Test, Equipment, Software, Electronics, Lab View, Design, FPGA, High Pressure, Life Cycle, Cradle to Grave, Aerospace, Defence
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

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